GENERAL INFORMATION FOR INTERNATIONAL TRAVELLERS

Travellers entering Germany and Swiztzerland are recommended to check the latest news on travel restrictions, quarantines and other requirements imposed by the local authorities. To facilitate this you may visit the official German and Swiss publications using the links below. 

 

*DISCLAIMER: FTA aims to support its customers by facilitating a list of official sites with recommendations for travel during the Pandemic. The information may include refrences to entry requirements, quarantines, public notices for health and other disponsitions which may change frequently. FTA does not hold, own or control the information published therein, neither it is responsible of any changes which could happen without notice. Our customers and travellers are strongly required to consult official sites and are self-responsible of ensuring awareness and compliance with any applicable policies, regulations and restrictions for themselves. 

 

GERMANY: 


FEDERAL MINISTRY OF HEALTH: Entry procedures for entry into Germany: 

https://www.bundesgesundheitsministerium.de/coronavirus-infos-reisende/einreise-sms/entry-sms.html  
 

DIGITAL REGISTRATION FOR TRAVELLERS ENTERING GERMANY:  

https://www.einreiseanmeldung.de/#/ 

 

ROBERT KOCH INSTITUT:  Daily situation reports: 

https://www.rki.de/EN/Home/homepage_node.html%C2%A0  

 

ROBERT KOCH INSTITUT: Designation of international risk areas:

https://www.rki.de/DE/Content/InfAZ/N/Neuartiges_Coronavirus/Risikogebiete_neu.html 

 

 

 

SWITZERLAND: 


FEDERAL OFFICE OF PUBLICH HEALTH (FOPH):

General information for persons arriving to Switzerland: 

https://www.bag.admin.ch/bag/en/home/krankheiten/ausbrueche-epidemien-pandemien/aktuelle-ausbrueche-epidemien/novel-cov/empfehlungen-fuer-reisende/quarantaene-einreisende.html 

 

Digital registration on entry / electronic entry form for incoming travellers:

https://swissplf.admin.ch/formular

 

Travelcheck tool to check whether and under what conditions apply to enter Switzerland.

https://travelcheck.admin.ch/home

 

 

EUROPEAN MEDICAL AGENCY

 

List of vaccines currently approved by the EMA 

https://www.ema.europa.eu/en/human-regulatory/overview/public-health-threats/coronavirus-disease-covid-19/treatments-vaccines/covid-19-vaccines  

 

NEAREST COVID TEST CENTERS

 

PCR / PCR Express / Antigen Test can be conducted at: 

 

FRANFKFURT - Eco Care: in Terminal 1, area B and Terminal 2 area U4
https://flughafen-frankfurt.ecocare.center/

 

FRANKFURT - Centogene, Terminal 1 - Squaire
https://www.centogene.com/de/covid-19/test-centers/corona-testcenter-frankfurt-flughafen.html
 

ZURICH: Test Center in Terminal 2.
https://www.flughafen-zuerich.ch/en/passengers/shopping-and-enjoy/services/all-services/test-center-terminal-2

  

PROCEDURES AT THE TRAINING CENTER DURING THE PANDEMIC

In the course of the SARS-COVID-19 pandemic, extensive protective measures apply at the LAT Training centers where Flight Training Alliance GmbH operates:

 

  • If you have symptoms of illness, please refrain from coming to our training centers. We’ll do our best to reschedule the training.
  • Mind social distancing and bear in mind that the minimum distances according the local regulations differ between Germany (1.5 m) and Switzerland (2 m).
  • Respect our policy to wear mouth-nose-protection throughout all training facilities. We kindly ask you to bring your own masks and replace, maximum, every 8 hours. Please check the current local regulations before travelling to the respective training facilities.
  • Observe the hand hygiene and wash your hands as frequently and thoroughly as possible.
  • Sneeze or cough in to your sleeve/elbow, or cover your nose and mouth with a tissue.
  • Please contact the local staff if someone shows any symptoms of an infection. The staff is familiar with processes to follow regarding suspected cases.

 

We have also introduced measures to protect your trainees and to offer a training procedure that is safe and according to the best possible usual standards.

 

  • We developed the taken measures involving specialists from nearly all training facilities and departments as well as our working council to ensure a safe training.
  • All implemented measures are adhering to the respective legal requirements issued by authorities, as well as additional recommendations of Lufthansa Group medical team.
  • All FTA and LAT personnel in contact with customers will wear a mouth-nose-protection.
  • We regularly recheck cleaning intervals and scope to according to the training volume and the guidelines of the Lufthansa Group medical service.
  • We offer disinfectant wipes in our full flight simulators as well as hand disinfection at several places in our training facilities.
  • We try to keep the number of staff present as low as possible without impacting our training devices and their reliability.